Basketball, Softball, Field Hockey, 1969-73
Inducted May 10, 1984
Carole Myers was a basketball, softball, and field hockey standout for the first women’s varsity teams at SMS. Myers was a forward/center for the basketball team of coach Reba Sims, a catcher for the softball Bears of coach Kay Hunter and a goalkeeper for the field hockey team of coach Rhonda Ridinger. As a freshman in 1969, when the first SMS varsity woment’s sports programs were started, Myers stepped into starting assignments in three sports, and before she graduated she was a leading rebounder in basketball, the top goalie in field hockey and a leading hitter in softball while working behind the plate. All three sports had winning records during her playing days, and the three teams all won state championships during Myers' playing days. After leaving SMS, Myers joined the women’s progessional softball league when it was founded and played two years each on the Michigan Travelers and the St. Louis Hummers.